No One Cares about the Chinese Miners

No One Cares about the Chinese Miners

Since four days there has been no news whatsoever about the Chinese miners stuck in a chrome mine in Bulqiza. Rescue forces are still on site, trying to enter different levels of the mine, fixing the damaged parts, and removing dangerous gasses. The chrome mine in Bulqiza is a concession of Albchrome, which in turn […]

Why China Doesn’t Invest in Albania

Why China Doesn’t Invest in Albania

According to Philippe Le Corre, one of the key moments that boosted Chinese investments in Europe was the 2008 financial crisis, when the Chinese government started to buy eurobonds and to invest in infrastructure projects—such as the port of Piraeus in Greece, which is currently nearly completely owned by the Chinese company COSCO. The bad […]

Xinhua: Chinese PM Li Keqiang Meets Rama

Xinhua: Chinese PM Li Keqiang Meets Rama

Xinhua reports on a meeting between Prime Minister Edi Rama and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in Riga, Latvia, where are both attending the 16+1 Summit, The 16+1 Summit is a meeting of the heads of government of Central and Eastern European Countries (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, […]